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FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 10:00am EST
raise the minimum wage that it has a positive effect on the local economy. positive effects in terms of lower training costs and turnover and less lost time at work and dedicated employees, so small businesses, mid size and large businesses benefit from in, as well as local government because they don't have as many people relying on social services. so, the data doesn't back that up. in fact, it's a positive thing he when we do it in a planful fashion to raise the minimum wage. >> on this issue, just like an economist. on the one hand, on the other hand, there are studies on both sides. but jonas there is an argument that higher minimum wages reducing turnover, which lessens the costs of employers and could increase employments. >> you would never leave the job if you could get it, it's a pretty good wage. negatives and benefits. both sides of kind of right. if the minimum wage is low $2, it wouldn't disrupt the job market. if it's $50, high unemployment, but a-- there's obviously a level between there where the negatives would exceed the positives. there are positives, workers woul
FOX News
Feb 23, 2013 10:00am EST
, you need it in stages. you don't do it when the economy is fragile. you do it when the recovery is stronger. and these across the board cuts, bad news. >> and tobin, i wouldn't call them cuts, they're trims, and to hear the white house, i'm afraid to go out of the house, should we be scared of this? >> obviously, the economy is scared of something else and scared of it turning to 26 trillion dollars in a 15 trillion dollars economy, in other words, we would in fact be great. the 85 billion, of course, doesn't account for the 50 or 60 billion, and if you add that back in. this is literally what the government spends, remember, the government spends 4 billion a day and this is actually, to carry this, this is about, you know, maybe ten days of total spending all in. no, it's not a big deal, it's total semantics. >> we've got selling on this show, gary b. shouldn't we be hitting the panic button? >> absolutely not. we should be hitting the panic button if we do nothing. because there's a few head scratchers here, i know that jehmu is worried about this. look around. is there any agenc
FOX News
Feb 23, 2013 1:00pm EST
or just better spending control. it's by creating jobs, growing the economy, and expanding the tax base. >> president obama will continue to take his message on the road next week with a stop at a virginia ship building operation. virginia with the massive spending would be hit by the cuts. >> molly, good to see you, kelly? >> jamie, as washington braces for billions in budget cuts, oklahoma senator tom coburn is calling on president obama to stop a 100 city campaign style tour, and angela mcglowan is a fox news political analyst, mark hanna, an adjunct professor at media of new schools and former aide, mark and angela, thank you for joining us, as you both know, senator tom coburn of oklahoma sent a letter to the white house, in it, if washington is truly cutting spending on missions many consider vital, how can we at the same time promise and promote more financial adistance, much less afford this mammoth, 100 city cross country tour, wrote coburn, and while he talked about that, while it's well intentioned, he's urging the president to cancel this tour. mark, what do you think a
FOX News
Feb 19, 2013 11:00pm EST
people to make more than $9 an hour. you create a robust economy. >> bill: what is the biggest problem facing america? two new analysts scott brown and herman cain will tell us and i will weigh in on that. >> i'm a clinton person. that is the way politics is. >> bill: how does president obama stack up against president clinton? >> he needs to go into the room >> bill: here come the lawsuits against carnival cruise operation. he millions of dollars will be sought with the ship falling apart on the high seas. is it legal? >> caution you are about to enter the no-spin zone. factor begins right now. ♪ ♪ >> bill: i'm bill o'reilly, thanks for watching tonight. what is the biggest problem facing the country today? that is the subject of this evening's talking points. on paper the biggest problem is the national debt approaching $70 trillion with no end in sight and failure of pinheads to deal with the debt in washington. if the massive borrowing continues the u.s. economy could very well collapse, but in reality, no on the paper, the biggest problem the nation has is us, our mentality. i
FOX News
Feb 22, 2013 6:00pm EST
your pain and stop further joint damage. >>> the overall effect on the economy is slow down the recovery. not only end up being direct job loss but because the economy is softer it means we won't be driving down unemployment as quickly as we should. >> are you willing to see a bunch of first responders lose their jobs? teachers laid off? air traffic controllers and airport security, hardship on a lot of people. seep yours, middle class families scram to believe find child care for their kids. bad idea. a bad idea. >> the sequester was the administration's idea. in they were president obama's idea. >> the so-called "sequester" was obama's idea in the first place. he signed it in to law. >> white house lemede recommendd this. >> bret: conservative group crossroad gps launched that ad today, that video. before that you saw the president at the white house. answering president at appearance with the japanese prime minister. bring in our panel. fredbars, "weekly standard." juan williams, columnist with the hill. syndicated columnist charles krauthammer. fred, where do you think it st
FOX News
Feb 21, 2013 1:00am EST
ultimately help the economy. >> let we get back to my first, if sequestration isn't, maybe we'd get as many as we might have if we spent money and if we're at the status quo. >> they're talking as far as jobs are concerned and the larger economy. if the government spends less in the larger economy, then it would cost some jobs overall. as far as the-- >> meaning slow growth, rather than cost jobs. >> exactly. as far as the military is concerned, there's a lot of controversy about this. you have a lot of republicans who are against sequestration, solely on the grounds of cuts to the federal government, excuse me to the defense department and you've heard today, leon panetta talking about hundreds of thousands of workers who will be furloughed and talked about damage to combat readiness and say there's an omb report, management and budget which says that they believe that the secretary of defense, and the president, do have the discretion to move money around so that combat readiness would not be affected by these things. >> byron, thank you. >> thank you. >> so, what will the sequester
FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 6:00pm EST
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FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 2:00pm EST
is when tries to squeeze more none any ou moneyf the economy he is slowing it down. we slowed down in the fourth quarter. it is not because government spending it going down. government spending is is still going at pace. we petn spen spent more no theh quarter last career than in the nird quarter. we never had a real cut in spending in recent history. i will think he is flat out wrong. >> chris: but does it matter whether it is right or wrong and you know this doesn't have anything to do with politics, as a matter of practical politics isn't the president putting the republican party in the same spot he is successfully put you in during the campaign. he is defending the middle class and you guys are protecting tax breaks for the wealthy. >> right. and that is empty and false rhetoric. it is our job to explain to the american people that big government doesn't help the poor. big government creates massive debt which causes your price to rise. your gas price going up if you make $20,000 a year and have two kids you are poor and when the gas prices go from $3.20 to $3.0 that is presiden
FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 12:00am EST
the economy, and restoring credibility to the healthcare system. we are with a group of voters tonight that dayaled his speech and do they think he might have a spot sometime in the future at the white house? that lies ahead. with we welcome the author of "america the beautiful," dr. ben carson. welcome. >> thank you. >> doctor, you have gone viral. maybe not something you predicted in your life? >> yeah. usually in medicine when we think of viruses it's not a good thing. but this one turned out to be very good because i have been just overwhelmed by the responses. so many people are just overjoyed to hear some common sense." and i don't think that i put forth anything that is that intellectual challenging, it's just it's so much better than what we are hearing from washington. but it seems like a great revelation. you know, the important thing i think is to begin the dialogue. you know, some people say, you know, you can't say something like that in front of the president. when did this become a monarchy? we are the people. president works for us. you know, we need to remember that. t
FOX News
Feb 21, 2013 10:00pm EST
sequester would be negative on the economy. >> we just keep spending more money, would he create more dependency. we get more and more irresponsible, one crisis to the next, all of them manufactured, except for the real crisis, which nobody ever addresses and that is we can't afford any of this. >> the sequester, real crisis or politics as usual or both. karl rove joins us, nice to see you, karl. >> greta, great to see you. >> greta: okay, karl, is this a real crisis for the nation or is this just politics as usual or both? >> it's a crisis in this regard. we're talking about cutting 2.3% out of this year's budget. this year's budget is bigger than last year's. it's not like we're cutting below what we spent last year, but we're taking 2.3% of this year's budget and cutting it. now, that's 85 billion out of a 3.554 trillion dollar budget. that is a -- that's $35,540 billions of dollars and we're trying to cut 85 out. if we can't do that, we're in real trouble because we'd have a huge spending problem in this country and we've got to start somewhere. look, i don't want to underestimate
FOX News
Feb 21, 2013 6:00pm EST
avoid sequester. it is a wholly unnecessary uninflicted would on the economy if it were to take place. >> there were others like howard dean suggesting the president should let the sequester happen. to slice the pentagon's budget. dean telling the huffington post i'm in favor of the sequester. it's tough on things i care about a lot but the fact of the matter is you are not going to get another chance to cut the defense budget in the way it needs to be cut. white house officials disagree. as an outgoing defense secretary leon panetta who warned such deep cuts could leave america with a second rate military. you will remember republicans were furious before the election that the white house did not follow the warren act that requires employers to warn employees about the potential lay-offs. since furlough notices are only going out now, defense officials say they work at the pentagon until late april. even if the sequest starts on march 1. at the white house, ed henry. fox news. >> bret: the pentagon's budget chief says the effects of the cuts will be felt nationwide. he says the bigge
FOX News
Feb 20, 2013 6:00pm EST
future, the impact on the economy and on people's lives is real. >> indeed, defense officials also said today especially if it did not start right away, not only will the jobs be furloughed, all civilian pay will be cut by 20%. one reason white house aides say they have the upper hand over speaker john boehner and the conservatives seem to agree. boehner had an op-ed blasting the president for not coming up with a solution. the republican declared the cuts will be deep writing a week from now, a dramatic new federal policy is set to go in to effect that threatens the u.s. national security. thousands of jobs and more. conservative journalist byron york responding to the op-ed noting that boehner has uncomfortable position. adding why would boehner adopt the democratic description of the cut as deep when it affects small part of the federal spending? democrats are having their own problems coordinating their message, as the white house tries to push back on this probably attack. >> it was his proposal. i thought it was a bad idea. the president got it and he signed in law. he didn't have
FOX News
Feb 18, 2013 1:00am EST
fighting over narcotics. the economy is squeezed so they are fighting over smaller pieces of the pie. nothing is spilled out the white neighborhoods yet. commercial district, so right now it's contained. >> eric: it's irrelevant who is shooting whom. the fact that people are dieing in the city with the strictest gun control laws prove that gun control laws don't help. maybe the city needs more gang cops, cops that break up the gangs but they certainly don't need more gun laws. >> the cops don't get on the street and do foot patrol. they stay in the car. they don't form militia. >> andrea: a lot of culprits are the young kids. don't put pressure on them. they protest it. last year alone 96% of gun felonies were not even prosecuted in the town. so, how do you fix it from here? >> dana: everyone is focusing on the wrong problem. gun issue, i would like it if we waved a magic wand and there was never more gun violence. the root cause is the dissol lution of the family. underperforming school. if you take a map of chicago and overlay gun violence and the crimes and the drug abuse or d
FOX News
Feb 24, 2013 2:00pm EST
that, frankly, hurts confidence of investors across this country and hurts our economy. >> chris: senator coburn? >> i think, first of all, the crisis is made up. it has been created. i didn't support the sequester because that is a stupid way to cut spending. and i didn't support increasing the debt limit because there is no such thing as a debt limit in this country because we always raise it. the fact is we have tons, hundreds of billions of dollars of fat and waste and excess in the federal government and we ought to be about cutting some of it out. you are seeing a political game go. there is no reason that we don't go on and cut spending even across the sequestration. some of it is not smart but it is the only way washington republicans and democrats are ever going to get out of both parties some spending cuts. and the reason there is no agreement is because there is no lead are areship from the president on actually recognizing what the problem is. and the problem is an excessive bloated big federal government that is highly inefficient and highly ineffect. >> chris: senat
FOX News
Feb 19, 2013 12:00am EST
, the spin stops here, and we're dlooking out fo >> and tonight as the american economy burns, i am happy to report that president barack obama successfully completed his 116th round of golf since taking the oath for office and accomplished that that earlier today vacationing in florida on your dime and do so as we speak, more than 12 million americans are looking for work. there are 47 million families dependent on stood stamps, the national debt is a staggering 16 1/2 trillion dollars, 6 of which president obama tacked on by his lonesome. while he's busy working on his golf game, the march sequestration deadline is closer and closer 1.2 trillion in cuts will penalize our pentagon. and the round of golf played one day after our commander-in-chief found time in his busy schedule to hit the links with none other than serial philanderer tiger woods. and the first lady is taking advantage of the tax dollars, on a ski trip in colorado. as far as the outing with president obama and the world famous golfer don't expect to see any video, the white house prohibited from covering the anointe
FOX News
Feb 21, 2013 7:00pm EST
income of residents in the town all as the economy was tanking before their eyes. the mayor made close to $100,000 a year for a part-time job. prosecutors say that the ex-mayor knew exactly what he was doing. he and other city workers raised property taxes, hiked fees for businesses and used other shady measures to pay. the lawyer claimed the one time city leader cannot read and never graduated from grade school. a convicted killer on death row gets another peeve. reprieve. three days after the state of georgia was to execute an jen mate the supreme court is back in the mix. >>> tense moments in court as prosecutors question a woman who admits that she killed her ex-boyfriend but you says she can't remember stabbing him. oh, yeah, she remembers the shooting part but not the stabbing. the 27 stabbings. that is coming up. to grow, we have to boost our social media visibility. more "likes." more tweets. so, beginning today, my son brock and his whole team will be our new senior social media strategists. any questions? since we make radiator valves wouldn't it be better if we just let fede
FOX News
Feb 20, 2013 1:00pm EST
jobs, our economy, even our lives could be in danger if those spending cuts that he suggested and then signed into law actually take place. listen. >> or help the economy, won't create jobs. now, congress allowed this meat cleaver approach to take place. it will jeopardize our military readiness, emergency responders like the ones who are here today, their ability to help communities respond to and recover from disasters will be degraded. thousands of teachers and the educators will be laid off. hundreds of thousands of americans will lose access to primary care, and preventive care like flu vaccinations and cancer screenings. >> but if the president warns of devastating consequences, the wall street journal. chris stirewalt is our news power play live and stuart varney is anchor on the fox business network, great to see you both. stu, let me start with you, because we talked with chris a little about this yesterday. i'm interested in your take because the journal points out that this is a small percentage overall in spending and they say if you look at the history of spending in
FOX News
Feb 24, 2013 11:00am EST
economy and i think that's the key thing for us. how can we get the economy to grow in this country. >> eric: do you see -- now that you are back in washington, after many years there, do you see any hope, do you see any light at the end of the tunnel? we are going through this constantly, i mean, what is going on? what should they do? how do we kick them in the butt to get something done? >> it's starting to be confronted. unfortunately, for many years, this wasn't even confronted. now you are getting the sequestration limit, things the states finish every year, they are called balancing budgets. i am glad the discussion is finally started. it's a little late. but that's typical in public policy making. you have to have a prairie fire coming at you 6 feet high before people go, okay, we have to start thinking about what we ought to do around here? you think this will go through on friday? what's your prediction? >> i can't tell. it looks like a number of people are willing to just let this one go ahead and happen. we are preparing as if this is going to happen. i just really do hop
FOX News
Feb 18, 2013 7:00pm EST
economy could be in trouble. >> shep: the sky may not be falling but pieces of it have been raining down all over the planet the latest the meteor that shot through the skies over florida. >> i saw a red fireball with a green tail for seven or eight seconds and dissipate in the atmosphere. >> shep: another meteor blasted through the skies around san francisco. the asteroid that came close to the earth, had it hit a city it could have killed a millions of people and a meteor exploded over russia that unleashed a blasted more than 30 times stronger than hiroshima bomb. folks exploring a lake said they found fragments. meteor although police are warning would be buyers should watch for fraud. nasa experts say about hundred tons of space debris hit the earth every day but most of the objects are tiny specks. >>> you can take everything you knew about the moon and forget it. scientists have made a stunning discovery. they analyzed monday rocks that the apollo astronauts retrieved and they said the moon had more water than scientists first realized. that could mean the moon was not create
FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 2:00am EST
. they are fighting over narcotics. the economy is squeezed so they are fighting over smaller pieces of the pie. nothing is spilled out the white neighborhoods yet. commercial district, so right now it's contained. >> eric: it's irrelevant who is shooting whom. the fact that people are dieing in the city with the strictest gun control laws prove that gun control laws don't help. maybe the city needs more gang cops, cops that break up the gangs but they certainly don't need more gun laws. >> the cops don't get on the street and do foot patrol. they stay in the car. they don't form militia. >> andrea: a lot of culprits are the young kids. don't put pressure on them. they protest it. last year alone 96% of gun felonies were not even prosecuted in the town. so, how do you fix it from here? >> dana: everyone is focusing on the wrong problem. gun issue, i would like it if we waved a magic wand and there was never more gun violence. the root cause is the dissol lution of the family. underperforming school. if you take a map of chicago and overlay gun violence and the crimes and the drug abu
FOX News
Feb 23, 2013 8:00pm EST
billion out of the entire economy . retailers who rely on the dollars. >> it was not quite a surprise. >> this is it a surprise to regular people. >> it shouldn't have been. we talked about this. >> it is it talked about how you and everybody. average people including rich people are getting a pay roll tax increase. don't ask me why. this is it bad. you can talk about the stock market. i think that is it a technical factor and why put your monep in bonds when you can put your money in stockings. what is happening is that retailers are saying that consumption is going to slow down. >> the economy will slow down and that is it a huge part of the gdp. >> jerry, the president said we need more taxings to deal with sequestration. >> why do we need more taxes right now . we have an economy with unemployment and enduring new obama taxes and last thing they need is it highir taxes and ticking along and fourth quarter is negative . higher taxes will make it worse and not better. >> it is it duplic ituous. it is taking all the tax rates down so people can spend more and businesses can invest mo
FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 11:00am EST
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FOX News
Feb 21, 2013 1:00pm EST
looks to be dropped? new developments in the troubling trend for americans and the nation's economy. gas prices shooting up nearly 50 cents in 60 days, taking a huge bite out of americans who are already earning less because of the payroll tax we got hit with the beginning of the year. according to the triple-a, the national average for a gallon of gasoline is now, 3.78. so when your car has a 20 gallon tank it will cost you more than 75 bucks every time you fill up. you don't need me to tell you that because you're experiencing it it and also means you're now paying $10 more per fill up than a month ago. the combination of soaring gas prices and higher taxes are not only threatening the larger economy, but the current administration as well. chris stirewalt our digital editor and host of power play live. and interesting to read your power play on foxnews.com because you talked about how this is the exact position that the republicans, who wound up getting creamed in that 2006 mid term he election, found themselves in when gas prices were soaring under president bush and wow, did th
FOX News
Feb 15, 2013 7:00pm EST
economy, but he could not go to his hometown and not talk about guns, ed. >> that's right. that's why he wove it into his entire speech. it was supposed to be a speech about the building the middle class, following on that state of the union speech earlier in the week. but the parents of the 15-year-old girl who just a few weeks ago was at the president's inaugural parade, then gunned down here in the streets of chicago, gang related violence, her parents were here and what the president tried to do was to say this is not just about gun control. it's about a lot more. take a listen. >> as the son of a single mom who gave everything she had to raise me with the help of my grandparents, i turned out okay. but at the same time, i wish i had had a father who was around and involved. loving, supportive parents. and by the way, that's all kinds of parents. that includes foster parents and that includes grandparents and extended families, includes gay or straight parents. >> after wrapping up the speech, the president is headed to palm city, florida. he'll have a few days of rest and relaxat
FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 6:00pm EST
community is set to meet with iranian officials to discuss their nuclear program. iran's economy has been severely damaged by international sanctions in recent months but remains defiant and countries in the middle east, particularly israel, pushed for some type of military strike to take out iran's military and nuclear facilities, though many military analysts believe any type of military strike would probably only delay iran's military ambitions. not completely eliminate them. >> conner with the very latest. thanks so much from jerusalem. >> arthel: dire new warnings about the focus impact sequestration could have on the u.s. military. allergy officials say the across the board cuts would force them to increase touring for soldiers deployed in afghanistan next we're and could put our national security at risk. steve centanni with more. tell us why is this such a threat to military readiness? >> arthel, a number of reasons. not enough money for proper maintenance of bases and equipment and more troubling, not enough money for the proper training of our troops. this would mean those servi
FOX News
Feb 19, 2013 5:00pm EST
harm the economy. something else harming economy, cyber attacks. security, perts point the finger at china. we look at the evidence and talk with someone who spent years with the agency. ted cruz is getting attention. the freshman republican is accused of mccarthyism of the interrogation of chuck hagel. is this the early stages of cruz derangen't syndrome? we look at the fine print of deal to send pred over the drones to the uae. it starts at 6:00 eastern. now back to new york and my colleagues with "the five." ♪ ♪ >> kimberly: you won't believe at columbia university yesterday. students showed up for quantum mechanics class. but instead they got a trip show. it wasn't pretty. if .the physics professor took t off. >> to learn quantum mechanics. strip to your raw, erase all garbage from your brain and start over again. >> kimberly: well, he later curled in a fetal position while footage of hitler, saddam hussein and others were on the screen behind him. the bizarre stunt included ninjas and stuffed animals of course. it was executive produced by greg gutfeld. >> dana: sounds a
FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 5:00am EST
lush vegetation and trees and marvel to see the nation move from a struggling economy and barely able to equip its soldiers with uniforms and weapons and a center of world class medical care and elicational excellence and free speech and election. with the exception of jordan dictators and mad dogs and malicious mahem surround the country and israel created a true and modern democracy and gave its women the opportunity to vote and lead the radical nations bep hind and sanctioned honor killings and whole steal slaughter of their citizens who dared to peek of of freedom and thought. it is it okay to strap a bomb on a baby and turn it into a human bomb so it kills and maims other people's babies. president is coming to israel as president next i wish he would let me show him around. i brought thousands of people to show them the israel i love and expect. i fear it would be coordinated by the naive politician who think we need tolicature ally israel about expanding neighborhoods and in the land that god deeded to them long before the six day war and obama was born. inted he needs to expre
FOX News
Feb 20, 2013 5:00am EST
thousands of jobs in our economy at risk to benefit only the healthiest americans and biggest corporations? that's the choice. >> back in 2011 when the debt reducing super committee failed the president threatened to veto any plans for cuts elsewhere. john boehner still says there is time to spare the military and their time to spare america's higher tax rates. this is a quote last month the president got the taxes on the wealthy and already back for more. the revenue debate is now closed. we should close loopholes in the tax code that should be used to lower rates across the board. if the see questions tore could not be avoided they are ready to tell 800,000 silian workers they will be forced to take 22 days of unpaid leave by taking one day off per week for almost half a year. >> peter, thank you. it is time for a look at who is talking this morning. >> the sequestration cuts are the topic of debate on hannity last night. he went head to head with arthur ghouls by. take a look at this. >> if you say i am for cutting entitlements more than would be -- had to be cut if you did some tax rev
FOX News
Feb 21, 2013 2:00am EST
economy, the staff and figur figures. math, what are you doing about it? why would he? he wants to look good. >> greg: chuck todd was reflecting -- projecting what obama was saying. obama wasn't doing this for fear of being attacked. i think we solved something here. >> you are just like freud. >> greg: we have to take a break. important advice from vice president joe biden. >> if you want to protect yourself, get a double-barrel shotgun. buy a shotgun. >> greg: it never gets old. straight ahead on "the five." ♪ ♪ with the spark miles card from capital one, bjorn earns unlimited rewas for his small business take theseags to room 12 please. [ garth ] bjors small busiss earns double miles on every purchase every day. produce delivery. [ bjorn ] just put it on my spark card. [ garth why settle for less? ahh, oh! [ garth ] great businesses deserve limited reward here's your wake up call. [ male announcer ] get the spark business card from capital one and earn unlimited rewards. choose double miles or 2% cash back on every purchase every day. what's in your wallet? [ crows ] now where's
FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 10:00am EST
helpful would it be to the economy? >> these discussions that you are going to see in congress start debating details here. if you look from the perspective of republicans in the house, we talk about this bipartisan gang of eight in the senate and there has been progress made there, if you want to do something you have to get it by the house. it's tremendously difficult because there is serious electoral considerations for house republicans and many are in conservative districts and they will be more concerned about primary challenges than they are going to be concerned about getting an immigration bill passed. >> jamie: as we get closer to the midterms it becomes a relevant point. great insight, thanks. >> eric: small army of repairman are on the streets of russia trying to fix windows that were shattered by the sonic boom by a meteor. it blasted through the earth's atmosphere streak go through the sky and causing a flash of light and powerful shock wave that smashed countless windows. more than 4,000 windows were damaged and 200 people were injured. luckily there were know deaths r
FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 10:30am EST
can just spend the money on stimulus, we don't care where it goes. it will be good for the economy and guess what, you fund solyndra and it's a shovel ready projects as we know that happened. i will say this, the president generally, politically is at his worse when he's the most liberal. if you look at when the republicans actually looked at the house and picked up seats in the senate when he was pushing his big government agenda. when he backed off of that, the second year, year and a half. that's when president obama seems a lot more reasonable. i think he's overshooting and going to shoot himself in the foot. >> adam. i want to get-- i think this is personal though. a much bigger problem that's coming across from prominent democrats, not only avoiding the spending problem, but dismissing it as a problem as all. let's listen to some reaction. >> it's almost a false argument to say we have a spending problem. >> i want to disagree with those who say we have a spending problem. >> and we have a spending problem. >> and when he talk about that, like there's an assumption that someh
FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 4:00pm EST
don't care where it goes it will be good for the economy. guess what, you fund solyndra instead of shovel ready projects. i will say this: the president is at his worst when he is most liberal. when the republicans actually won the house and picked up seats in the senate it's when he pushing for his big government agenda. when he backed off of that, that is when barack obama seems more reasonable. i think he is going to shoot himself in the foot with this stuff. >> neil: this is part of a much bigger problem that is coming across from prominent democrats not only avoiding the spending problem but dismissing it as problem at all. >> it is almost a false argument to say that we have a spending problem. >> i want to disagree with those that say we have a spending problem. when they talked about that, it's like there is an assumption somehow we as a nation is broke. >> neil: what do you think of that? >> i just could sense in my bones we were coming to nancy pelosi first on this subject. >> neil: i could have picked half a dozen prominent democrats. i chose her because of the eyes. [ l
FOX News
Feb 19, 2013 3:00pm EST
spending cuts known as the sequester could devastate our economy, but republicans say the white house can't tax its way out of the problem. washington being washington coming up. >>> and eight thieves are now $50 million richer after they stole a boatload of diamonds from a swiss plane. that's all ahead unless breaking news changes everything on "studio b". >>> first from fox at 3:00 in new york city, the blade runner, oscar pistorius, revealed his side of the story today, and it is detailed. in a statement that his lawyer read out loud in court, the history-making olympic sprinter claimed he had no intention of killing his super model girlfriend. remember, prosecutors say oscar pistorius murdered the young woman in his home in south africa last week. she was a cover girl and a law school graduate. today in the sworn statement, oscar pistorius revealed that early on the morning of valentine's day, quote, i woke up to close the sliding door and heard a noise in the bathroom. i was scared and didn't switch on the light. i got my gun and moved towards the bathroom. i screamed at th
FOX News
Feb 20, 2013 11:00pm EST
guy! you know, it left such a big crater, the people thought it was their economy. i wish it had hit here. we could have taxed it. you know, it cracks me up that it finally hits and it hits in russia and it's like the biggest thing to happen to russia. it's like the escapades for them. everybody watches 'cause this is big time. >> bill: it's not like they do in siberia. february, not a lot to do. so when the meteorite comes in, it's fun. 1200 people got hurt. can you imagine if that meteor hit l.a.? can you imagine what would have happened there? people would have actually had to get out of their cars! >> let me tell you this, that thing landed ten, 15 years ago, it could have hit yeltsin in the head and he wouldn't have felt it, he was so loaded on vodka. >> bill: sports illustrated every year comes out, every year there is controversy. but this year, some, i don't exactly know who and i was too lazy to really find out -- some are saying that the magazine didn't -- wasn't racially sensitive in some of the photos. i know you being a very sensitive guy, did you pick that up? >> th
FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 8:00pm EST
believe less spending. >> as opposed to more spending spurring the economy. >> mike: thank you for being part of the family today. great job. president obama is scheduled to take his first trip as president to israel next month and what obama has to do to satisfy the people of israel. stay with us. . >> i'd like to hear from you, go to my mikehuckabee.com. tell me what you think. or sign my facebook page and follow me on twitter. you can mind that and more on huckabee.com. [ female announcer ] caltrate's done even more to move us. because vitamin d3 helps bones absorb calcium, caltrate's double the d. it now has more than any other brand to help maximize calcium absorption. so caltrate women can move the world. i have to know the weather patterns. i upgraded to the new sprint direct connect. so i can get three times the coverage. [ manager 2 ] it's like working in a giant sandbox. with all these huge toys. and with the fastest push-to-talk... i can keep track of them all. [ male announcer ] upgrade to the new "done" with access to the fastest push-to-talk and three times the covera
FOX News
Feb 18, 2013 6:00am EST
post holiday season this could slow the economy. it's the inflation that everybody can see and feel every day. you get in your car and drive past the gas station you can see the price going up. >> steve: do you remember five or six years when the price of gasoline was going up, george bush is responsible for this. he has pals in the gas business, they are just getting taken. and you said highest gas in february you are only person talking about it. >> i'm waiting for schumann shoe march demanding an investigation of the oil producers. >> steve: good luck. stuart varney has a special program today. it will started at 9:15 this morning on presidents' day. >> pipeline, gas prices, we got it all. we have plenty to talk about it. >> straight ahead, a story that everybody is talking about, a strangler stranger slapping somebody's baby on flight. then he bombed the worlddede center leaving people dead. this terrorist now socialize in the prison yard. i'm not kidding. ♪ ♪ ♪ taking care of business ♪ taking care of business ♪ taking care of business ♪ taking care of business i've
FOX News
Feb 24, 2013 6:00am EST
the economy because the small business owners like yourself are afraid to hire and afraid to grow? >> well, certainly, it does. and not only that, it holds back the ability, see a small business, what most people think. they look at the camera and see the small business owner and that's who they think they see, the small business, he no, our small businesses made up of who our employees are. it's a small business is a family. it's not the owner, it's the family, it's the employee and what this does, is this this takes me from being able to take, who came in as a good part-time working at a wage and take them to a full-time level at a higher wage and you know, so it's a double hit. it holds back the ability for that person that came back to work after maybe she was off and had a family and only wants to, you know, work 40 hours a week, instead of now working this, the 29 hours a week, because somebody started school. you can't promote her now. because now you're going to take and have to supply the health care, automatically fathered into this stuff and it's a nightmare. now, it's
FOX News
Feb 22, 2013 5:00am EST
have to see the disaster of the economy that shrinks as a result of this heavy debt. we are not meeting our responsibility of paying our bills. we are not meeting our responsibility of paying the things that we want to consume and we are moving it on to our children and grandchildren. no generation of americans has ever done it to the extent we are doing it. we should be ashamed of ourselves. >> yesterday white house spokesman jay carney called on republicans to compromise saying quote do not adopt positions that represent my way or the highway approach. >> something to brew on. it is friday it is one of my favorite topics a recap of the week's viral video to see which one you like best. >> up first, remember this a hole in 9 that helped these seniors at the pga golf management program win a full contest. >> the next is a 5th grader who is the star of the high school varsity basketball team taking on players twice the size and coming out on top finally this baby elephant making a flash with tourists having fun in the ocean. and we of course want you to tell us which one of these viral v
FOX News
Feb 19, 2013 4:00am EST
. >> bill: look if the economy continues to be bad you will have a viable candidate in 2016. whether it's rubio or or christie i don't know. >> the republicans are the ones we need to be more rod mod rat. are you kidding me? stop spending our money that we're working hard for. stop putting us in debt. that is pretty moderate idea. >> bill: i think it's all about leadership. now, as you know we broke a big story last week about the department of agriculture hiring a guy from massachusetts to be politically correct. roll the tape. >> i want to say the pilgrims were illegal aliens. pilgrims never gave their passport to the indians. by the way, i don't like the word minority. how about american majority. [ laughter ] >> how about people? i mean, look at what this government is doing. this government under barack obama is hiring people to teach people how to be racist. this is the most incredible thing. we've seen a lot of incredible stuff from our government. usually it's something like maxine waters, you know what this libya is going to do, we're going to socialize your oil company. thi
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Feb 18, 2013 5:00pm EST
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FOX News
Feb 22, 2013 1:00pm EST
. president obama has been ramping up the pressure on republicans warning that our economy, jobs, lives, could be in danger, if these scheduled cuts across the board go through. but the latest numbers show if the automatic reductions take place, there will be 85 billion dollars in cuts this year. that's equal to what the government spends in nine days. even if it happens, the government is projected more than last year, so he you see, we're talking about a decrease in the increase in spending and you may be asking yourself how can we survive and live on, with just the paltry amount of spending? well, where would we look for the example? how about last year when we did it just fine? all this leading to questions about how the fallout could be so dramatic. so dire, so awful. when the total federal budget is actually increasing. chris stirewalt is our national digital news editor. how can we do it? where can we find the historical example of the surviving on a budget that's cut in this manner. oh, last year. i mean, what's the answer to that. why are the politicians, you know, chicken littling us
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Feb 16, 2013 1:00am EST
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Feb 16, 2013 1:00pm EST
iran's economy has been severely damaged by international sanctions the past several months, but iran remains defiant and israel and other middle eastern countries continue to push for a military strike on iran's nuclear facilities, but kelly, many western and military analysts say a military strike would probably not be completely effective and cut back iran's nuclear am billingses by a few years, kelly. >> connor powell, by the way, how does the world need to react to iran's mixed messages, the former ambassador to the united nations john bolton joins us to weigh in. >> the family of olympic athlete oscar pistorius is speaking out. he's charged with premeditated murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend reeva steenkamp. speaking to reporters today his uncle says that pistorius is numb with shock and grief. >> as you can imagine our entire family is devastated. we are in a state of total shock. reeva, who have got to know well and cared for deeply. after consulting with our legal representatives, we deeply regret the allegations of premeditated. we have no doubt there is no
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Feb 20, 2013 4:00pm EST
insists just the fear out there is hurting the economy and the point is not whether it's march 1 or march 10. >> what happens on march 1? , march 2? when you say -- the president said hundreds of thousands of jobs. there's not going fob hundreds of thousands the first week. >> no, but there will be job losses. >> quantify this, you're scaring the public that this is going to be happen. >> so the you don't see economic firms are scaring the public and the cbo. >> how do you back up that it's urgent and hundreds of thousands of -- >> i would love to rewind to the questions i get the day of the gdp figure came out for the fourth quarter. the questions were alarming. maybe you were trying to scare the public but you asked sensible questions. one of the reasons we got the number we got despite other positive news was because industries, especially in the defense sector, were anticipating the implication of the sequester. >> so speakeron boehner is out with an op-ed that also warns about major deep cuts coming as well. he puts the own news on the president saying he should have shown more
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Feb 23, 2013 11:30am EST
people's savings go down and hurts the economy and devastating to poor folks and folks on a fixed income and both pears are guilty of this . goods that cost a thousand buckings cost 13,000 -- $1300 >> wayne, what do you say? >> i agree with him. with the treasury selling an enormous amount of dibit, 70 or 80 percent of the treasury bills and bonds that are sold and brought by the federal reserve. the public doesn't understand that. but that is what is happening. that is inflation that kills us all at some point in time. the problem with food prices, isified . that means both chicken and beef suffer as a result. when a farmer's cost go up, he will pass it on to the consumer and the consumers pays more. >> i see that happen. gary what do you say is that critically important. >> for a family of four every dime counts and when they are sitting at the table, everything matters and looking at the checkbook, john thown is it right. the fed is printing money and we are seeing inflation. i am worried about the hyper inflation. >> and margey, what do you say? >> i have gone around the country and
FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 2:00pm EST
and he pitches them as helping the economy, and then when the republicans don't pass them or take them up, he will call them obstructionist, he hopes that they'll have a few fights over a couple of them like the minimum wage that will make them look ununited and ineffectual and then he'll use that to try to show that they cannot lead and take back the house in 2014. >> and james, what struck me was how unapologetic the endorsement of activist government was, this was eons from the bill clinton presidency. this is an unapologetic look, look, government will do the following things for you, suggests to me that he thinks he has the liberal majority in the country? >> yeah, and not having to fun again for reelection, having just won, the pretense is falling apart from cares a lot about debt and deficit reduction, a lot of new programs, a lot of of new spending and i think as we said, 2014, we find out if the congress is going to be able to stop those programs in the last two years of his term. >> i think there's more going on here as well, paul than just the president sort of figuring
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Feb 22, 2013 6:00am EST
politics. >> corrupt politicians and new economy with ex-sottic pees of paper, mortgages, and credit default swaps we bought in and, boom, pop goes the weasel. >> how long has the detroit been run by democrats? is it related? >> i hear that a lot. that's the liberals running it into the ground. but the last republican mayor of detroit went to federal prison for corruption. the three county officials in 1942 went to prison. it's our culture. and one detroit democrat running wall street, not one detroit democrat running hall -- haliburton. we are just corrupt cheaters. >> you grew up in detroit and went to work in los angeles and went back to detroit. when you were growing up your mother's flower shop was fire bombed. >> it sure was. it was called devil's night. an orgy of fire and people burning things up. it was for insurance purposes and getting crack heads out of your neighborhood and when that happened my mom said i'm gone. she turned. >> what is detroit going to do? we featured a tape a little while ago where some of the city leaders said time for a washington bailout. >> no. >>
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Feb 23, 2013 11:00am EST
for the economy in the long run. >> the interesting point about jobbings. unions want the pipe lines. >> of course thape do. >> the members saying we want the jobs here. there is it an irony to what the protestors are all about. they don't want the pipe line because it will unwind autoefficiency standards and we have electric fired from energy from coal that really pollute. >> i don't believe rick's protestations that the democrats want all of the above. our governor in new york state doesn't like nuclear and like fraking but he is not interested in turning down his air conditioner. >> the president will have to choose between the environmentalist who are protesting loudly and on the other side the union guys who want the jobs, who should he choose? >> he should choose union and he will go to the environmentam. he believes it is bad. >> rick, not only has he said that past. but mr. c, had u said that. >> when did they say it a bad thing. >> they are the carbon. >> he has a dinosaur that oil is a thing . past. always expect the unexpect would. >> last word from mr. forbes. forget the
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